Blue Jade Dragon, Bat & Gourd, Kyanite Necklace

Approx 19" long, pendant 1 3/4" diameter


The dragon is the imperial emblem of the Emperors from the Han period, the coat of arms being two dragons contesting the fiery pearl. The dragon, a supernatural creature, is the symbol of power, strength, wisdom, goodness and represents the utmost in attainment: good luck and success in life. It is also believed to be the guardian of hidden treasures & represents the spirit of growth and change. The bat is an emblem of happiness, good fortune, prosperity and longevity. When something is depicted upside down it means it has arrived, so the common depiction of an upside-down bat symbolizes good fortune has arrived. It is one of the best symbols of good luck. The gourd is symbolic of longevity. Kyanite is from Sra Lanka.